Ruan Pienaar: Backing the Boks from his couch in Bloem

2019-08-23 13:32

Ruan Pienaar will get to enjoy the Rugby World Cup as a fan for the first time since 2003. Lloyd Burnard reports.

Cheetahs to utilise Pienaar at flyhalf at Kings Park?

2019-08-06 10:14

Springbok Ruan Pienaar could be utilised at flyhalf when the Free State Cheetahs tackle the Sharks in a Currie Cup clash in Durban.

Ruan Pienaar in training in boost for Cheetahs

2019-07-30 10:12

Scrumhalf Ruan Pienaar started training with the Cheetahs on Monday and could be called upon for their clash against the Golden Lions.

Springbok veteran Pienaar signs for Cheetahs

2019-07-11 06:30

Springbok Ruan Pienaar has signed a two-year contract with the Cheetahs and will represent the franchise in the PRO14 competition.

Springbok pair back in training with Montpellier

2019-04-02 08:30

South Africa duo Ruan Pienaar and Johan Goosen have returned to training with French Top14 outfit Montpellier.

WATCH: Ruan Pienaar booed for time-wasting

2018-02-01 10:24

Ruan Pienaar was booed in a French Top 14 game this past weekend after taking the full 90 seconds to slot a match-winning conversion.

Former Bok suggests a Ruan Pienaar comeback

2017-05-21 09:00

Former Springbok scrumhalf Werner Swanepoel says local halfback talent is in short supply, but strength is vital for France series.

Pienaar's Ulster team-mates 'annoyed' to see him go

2017-05-08 20:30

Ruan Pienaar's Ulster team-mates are annoyed to see him leave the club because of the Ireland Rugby Football Union's succession plan.

Pienaar could have played last Ulster game

2017-05-02 08:30

Former Springbok and Ulster favourite Ruan Pienaar could have played his last match for the province after suffering a back injury against the Ospreys.

Ruan Pienaar benched against Fiji in Belfast

2016-11-10 17:26

Tommy Bowe will make his debut for the Barbarians in his home town of Belfast against Fiji on Friday.


Pienaar starts at No 9 as Cheetahs move captain to wing

2019-08-15 14:33

Free State Cheetahs coach Franco Smith has named his team for their Currie Cup clash against the Pumas in Nelspruit.

Bok scrumhalf Pienaar set for Cheetahs debut

2019-08-01 13:55

Springbok scrumhalf Ruan Pienaar could make his Free State Cheetahs debut against the Golden Lions.

New coach on why Ruan Pienaar is a perfect fit for Cheetahs

2019-07-16 09:44

New Cheetahs coach Hawies Fourie says the signing of Springbok scrumhalf Ruan Pienaar will be of great value for the Bloemfontein franchise.

Montpellier's replacement for Pienaar named

2019-06-28 13:58

Samoan scrumhalf Kahn Fotuali'i has quit Bath to join Top 14 club Montpellier on a one-year deal, replacing South African Ruan Pienaar.

Pienaar stars as Montpellier reach Top 14 final

2018-05-26 06:44

Springbok scrumhalf Ruan Pienaar was the star of the show as Montpellier crushed Lyon to reach the Top 14 final.

Pienaar signs 3-year deal in France

2017-06-13 14:28

Former Springbok scrumhalf Ruan Pienaar has signed a three-year contract with French Top 14 club Montpellier.

Pienaar joins Barbarians squad

2017-05-09 14:38

South Africa's Ruan Pienaar and New Zealand's Charles Piutau are the latest star recruits joining Vern Cotter’s Barbarians squad.

Rassie scoops coach of the season award

2017-05-08 11:51

Rassie Erasmus was named PRO12 coach of the year at the competition’s annual awards ceremony in Dublin

Ruan Pienaar off to Montpellier?

2016-12-22 15:04

According to the Irish media, Ulster scrumhalf Ruan Pienaar could be off to Montpellier after his contract at Ulster runs out.

The 7 Saffers who will take on Boks

2016-11-01 10:02

There are no less than seven South Africans who are in the running to take on the Springboks in Barbarians colours this weekend.

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